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SLAM’s November Cover Is An Homage To The Famous 1996 Rookie Class Photo

You don’t have to be an early reader of SLAM magazine to be familiar with one of its most famous covers: the 1996 NBA rookie class, considered to be one of the three best NBA drafts of all time. Nearly 20 years later, featured on the cover of SLAM‘s November 2014 issue are the rookies of the 2014 NBA Draft, which is being hyped up as the best draft since 2003 — another Top...
Via Next Impulse Sports
11 hours ago  |  Discuss

Happy Birthday, Marcus Camby!

It seems like it was just last season that Marcus Camby was donning the blue and oran – wait…it was last season? A 39-year old Camby played 24 games with the Knicks last season, but one year later, he’s enjoying his first season of retirement. Today, Turn On The Knicks is wishing him a Happy 40th Birthday with some of our favorite highlights from his five-year stay in New York...
Via Turn On The Knicks
March 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Marcus Camby Expects Readiness For NBA Return By End Of February

Free agent center Marcus Camby is progressing in his rehabilitation from foot surgery and expects to be fully healthy by February’s end to join an NBA team, a league source told RealGM. Camby, who underwent surgery before the season for a torn plantar fascia, returned to on-court activities two weeks ago and has shown positive signs in his rehab. Teams must finalize postseason...
Via Pro Sports Daily
February 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Marcus Camby Expects Readiness For NBA Return By End Of February

Free agent center Marcus Camby is progressing in his rehabilitation from foot surgery and expects to be fully healthy by February’s end to join an NBA team, a league source told RealGM. Camby, who underwent surgery before the season for a torn plantar fascia, returned to on-court activities two weeks ago and has shown positive signs in his rehab. Teams must finalize postseason...
Via RealGM
February 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Marcus Camby wants NBA return, preferably with Rockets

Veteran center Marcus Camby is rehabbing from surgery that repaired a torn plantar fascia in his left foot and hopes to return to the NBA this season, reports MyFoxHouston.com's Mark Berman. Camby told the news station that he's only able to jog on a treadmill at this point, but he is aiming to hit the hardwood in about a month. He'd like to return with his hometown...
Via Pro Sports Daily
January 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Houston Rockets to waive Marcus Camby

Camby will be turning 40 next year in March and yet he has been playing remarkably for his age. Former defensive player of the year signed with the Houston Rockets this off-season for a team who already had Dwight Howard and Omer Asik. Nonetheless won’t make it to the first game of the season. According to Jonathan Feigen of the Houston Chronicle, the Rockets will waive Camby...
Via Universal Takeover Sports Network
October 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Recently waived Marcus Camby will have foot surgery this week

Veteran center Marcus Camby, who was waived on Monday by the Houston Rockets, will have surgery on his left foot this week. As reported by Marc J. Spears of Yahoo! Sports, Camby’s agent Rick Kaplan told Yahoo! Sports that Camby’s plantar fascia injury has been troublesome since last season and Camby regrets not having surgery then.  Camby could return in a scouting or coaching...
Via NBA Injury News
October 28, 2013  |  Discuss

The Daily Dish: LeBron James, Rose, Shaq, Camby and the WAG of the day

The NFL tends to dominate Sundays from September to early February, but nevertheless there was still was some NBA news throughout the day. So in case you were stuck on the couch with some corn chips and booze throughout the day, I’ll hook you up with your basketball fix. Don’t forget the season starts Tuesday! LeBron James says he is happy for Derrick Rose. I think the basketball...
Via Pass The Pill
October 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Rockets reportedly plan on waiving veteran Marcus Camby

The Houston Rockets will release Marcus Camby on Monday. Camby has been injured with a torn plantar fascia tissue and plans to continue rehabilitating in hopes of returning to the NBA this season. “Without a doubt, Marcus plans to rehab next few months and come back and play this season for the Rockets or somebody,” agent Rick Kaplan said. Camby, 39, has a fully-guaranteed one...
Via RealGM
October 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Rockets To Waive Marcus Camby

The Houston Rockets will waive injured center Marcus Camby on Monday.  Camby, 39, has no plans to retire and may stay in Houston to work with big men while rehabbing his foot. According to the Houston Chronicle: The Rockets will waive center Marcus Camby on Monday, a person with knowledge of the decision said Sunday. Camby had been unable to come back from a torn plantar fascia...
Via Beyond The Buzzer
October 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Rockets' Marcus Camby out with torn plantar fascia

Veteran center Marcus Camby, who is with the Houston Rockets to back up Dwight Howard, will miss at least several weeks and possibly a couple of months with a torn plantar fascia.As reported by Kurt Helin of NBCSports.com, Camby has been injury prone the past several seasons, having played in only 24 games last season and 59 in each of the prior two seasons. The Rockets probably...
Via NBA Injury News
October 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Rockets’ Marcus Camby out with torn plantar fascia

Veteran center Marcus Camby, who is with the Houston Rockets to back up Dwight Howard, will miss at least several weeks and possibly a couple of months with a torn plantar fascia. As reported by Kurt Helin of NBCSports.com, Camby has been injury prone the past several seasons, having played in only 24 games last season and 59 in each of the prior two seasons. The Rockets probably...
Via Sports Injury Alert
October 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Marcus Camby To Miss Additional Time With Torn Plantar Fascia

Marcus Camby was expected to miss two more weeks but could be out much longer due to a torn plantar fascia. The veteran center is now trying to improve his condition enough to avoid surgery that would sideline him up to two months. “My plantar fascia is torn,” Camby said. “I’m trying to do whatever I can to avoid surgery. We’re just going to rehab it and see how it goes...
Via RealGM
October 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Rockets Marcus Camby Out Indefinitely Due To A Torn Plantar Fascia In His Foot

This ensures Omar Asik won’t be going nowhere anytime soon. Marcus Camby was brought in to give Dwight Howard some relief.Well, Houston will have to wait a while before they’re able to utilize the 39-year old center. “My plantar fascia is torn,” Camby said. “I’m trying to do whatever I can to avoid surgery. We’re just going […]
Via Full Scale Sports
October 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Rockets' Camby to miss several more weeks, maybe much more

Rockets center Marcus Camby expected to be out another two weeks with a foot injury could be out much longer if things don’t improve soon. Camby said Wednesday that the therapy he has been trying is to improve his condition enough to avoid surgery that would likely keep him out for as much as two months. “My plantar fascia is torn” Camby said. “I’m trying to do whatever...
Via Pro Sports Daily
October 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Rockets plan to give Marcus Camby plenty of rest this season

Don't expect to see Marcus Camby every night, folks.  Not that anyone really expected to see him out there game in and game out.  The 39-year old veteran will be a key piece of the Houston Rockets' roster, but he won't be on the court every night. According to Jonathan Feigen of the Houston Chronicle, Camby will get plenty of rest.  In fact, Rockets' coach Kevin...
Via NBA Injury News
September 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Camby Received Recruitment From Howard Before Signing With Rockets

Marcus Camby admits when he was younger he would not have considered signing with a team that acquired a franchise center like Dwight Howard, but the veteran big man embraced joining the Houston Rockets. Camby also received a recruitment from Howard prior to signing. "Ten years ago, no," Camby said of signing on to a team that just acquired Howard. "Now, I just got...
Via RealGM
September 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: Josh Harrellson to Pistons

The Detroit Pistons might have finally found their 15th man. According to a report on Yahoo! Sports, the Pistons have reached a contract agreement with fringe player Josh Harrellson. At 6'10", Harrellson brings the size Detroit needed, but he's short on NBA experience. Harrellson was drafted by New Orleans in the second round of the 2011 draft, and immediately sold...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
August 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Knicks Talk: Why Coach Woodson Deserves a Pass…For Now.

By Chris Connolly At the conclusion of the Pacer series I found myself in the same boat as a majority of Knicks fans. I was left asking myself questions like: Why not more Cope? Why didn’t Camby get off the bench? Why is Jason Kidd touching the floor? Where is Pablo!?!?!. After a few months to digest the loss, and further re-evaluate the situation, I realize there was a lot more...
Via Knickswag
July 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Houston Rockets sign C Marcus Camby

The Houston Rockets have signed veteran free agent center Marcus Camby. It is the second stint for Camby in Houston after he played for the Rockets in 2012. The 39-year-old played 19 games for Houston that season and averaged 7.1 points, 9.3 rebounds and 1.53 blocks. He was shipped to the New York Knicks by the Rockets in a sign-and-trade in July 2012 and appeared in 24 games for...
Via Fox Sports
July 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Houston Rockets sign C Marcus Camby

HOUSTON (AP) -- The Houston Rockets have signed veteran free agent center Marcus Camby. It is the second stint for Camby in Houston after he played for the Rockets in 2012. The 39-year-old played 19 games for Houston that season and averaged 7.1 points, 9.3 rebounds and 1.53 blocks. He was shipped to the New York Knicks by the Rockets in a sign-and-trade in July 2012 and appeared...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
July 29, 2013  |  Discuss

NBA center Marcus Camby signs with the Houston Rockets

According to Marc Spears of Yahoo! Sports, NBA center Marcus Camby has signed with the Houston Rockets. Camby played for the Rockets back in March 2012.  He even has a [...]
Via 5TH QUARTER MAGAZINE
July 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Camby brings wealth of experience to revamped Rockets

If Marcus Camby is going to win an NBA title this coming season, it will not be with the Miami Heat. Instead, the 17-year veteran center is Houston bound once again according to multiple reports. As expected, Camby will sign a one-year contract with the Houston Rockets for the $1.4 million minimum after narrowing down his final three teams last week to Miami, Houston and Chicago...
Via Bloguin Best
July 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Camby brings wealth of experience to revamped Rockets

If Marcus Camby is going to win an NBA title this coming season, it will not be with the Miami Heat. Instead, the 17-year veteran center is Houston bound once again according to multiple reports. As expected, Camby will sign a one-year contract with the Houston Rockets for the $1.4 million minimum after narrowing down his final three teams last week to Miami, Houston and Chicago...
Via Crossover Chronicles
July 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Camby returns to a Rockets team with much greater promise

The Rockets that Marcus Camby left were about to be so young that had he returned he would have looked like a camp counselor driving the bus. He was in the first wave of last summer's exodus from that team leaving only a pair of rookies behind. Heading into his 17th season Camby fit far better with a Knicks team crowded with players of his own generation than a Rockets roster...
Via Pro Sports Daily
July 29, 2013  |  Discuss
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